Truro, St George the Martyr

Nave south 1

Entries in grey are not obtained from documentary evidence, but are inferred from content, context, etc.

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
Horwood Bros of Frome
Main subject
a. Tabitha (Dorcas) gives clothes to the poor
b. Christ points approvingly at Dorcas
Subject type
Figurative historical
Pupils, friends and relatives of dedicatee.
Julia Ann Kendall Retallack, died aged 58.
  1. Baptism of dedicatee, at Madron, Penzance Chapelry, Cornwall OPC baptisms.
  2. Death of dedicatee Cornish Telegraph p 3. Gives age at death as 59, whereas inscription in window gives it as 58 and GRO gives 60.
  3. Royal Cornwall Gazette p 4 appeal for funds.
  4. Insertion, donor, dedicatee, maker Cornish Telegraph p 3.
  5. Vestry minute book (P237/8/1) quotes report of insertion “in local paper ”.
  6. The fourth by Horwoods.

In memory of Julia A.H.[sic] Retallack who died aged 58 years. Erected by surviving pupils friends & relatives.

a, b. On the left (a) Dorcas gives clothes to the poor. On the right (b) Christ points approvingly to them.